Social media is a great place to find inspiration, especially during the holiday season. It’s the perfect time for influencers to show off their skills when it comes to creating a killer look.
These Vancouver fashion influencers cover a range of styles and their content provides a framework that can help people shop their own closets for something fabulous. Their tips include styling velor shorts in multiple ways and how to look festive while wearing head-to-toe black.
Check out these New Year’s Eve party and party outfits from local style icons.
Stay true to your sense of style
Anna Shishmanov has a very distinct sense of style that doesn’t fit the prototypical holiday trends, but as her content shows, you can still rock a holiday look without sacrificing your individuality and personal style.
Don’t be afraid of leather
Shannon Baker of Dakelh Dene First Nation is primarily an actress and model, but her Instagram account is full of fashion inspiration. Recently, for an industry holiday party, she wore a daring leather dress with chain detailing that was both edgy and festive.
Emma Rose dressed up a classic white button-down shirt with a black strapless dress for a formal preppy look and tailored it for a holiday party with sparkly accessories like her slingback heels and handbag.
Be the disco ball
Micro-influencer and fashion student Kamilla taps into the age-old tradition of sequins for the holidays with a silver corset and sequined flared pants. She even had a shiny silver handbag.
Artist and model Natoya has put together five different outfits based on a pair of gray velvet shorts. Our favorite is the one with the beaded beret, but they’re all great options, especially if you need to peek out day or night.
Writer and model Lydia Okello shows us how to serve looks while staying comfortable, which is honestly invaluable knowledge.
If you like black
We all know someone who only wears black. Or maybe you are that person. If so, check out her three all-black holiday outfit ideas, there’s even one that doesn’t involve sparkles if that’s not your vibe either.
Silk is always a good idea
Do you remember that dress from How to lose a guy in 10 days? Annie Reimer found the Christmas version of this dress and it is stunning.
One word… bow
Brittany Ng is usually pastel all the time, but she took a break to give this arc number the attention it deserves. It’s perfect for parties because, as she says, she is the present.